The following is a list of popular Christmas songs recorded by various artists, many of which have hit on various charts mostly in the United States some only released in the artist's home country. A year indicates the original year of release for that artist's recorded version of the single or track, which may not necessarily be the first year the artist's version charted on one or more popular music charts by various music trade publications. However, many tracks were re-released as singles in subsequent years. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Wikipedia list article. This article needs additional citations for verification. Please help improve this article by adding citations to reliable sources. Unsourced material may be challenged and removed. This is a dynamic list and may never be able to satisfy particular standards for completeness.
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The most popular Christmas songs on iTunes. Though this is mainly an Xmas chart, it is not exclusive to Christmas songs or carols. During other holiday periods, especially Halloween , you will find plenty of non-Christmas songs on this chart. To listen to and to download the music you must have Apple's iTunes player installed on your system. Holiday chart updated daily. Last Christmas Single Version Wham! Mary, Did You Know?
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New research has revealed which festive tunes have been the most listened to over the years - and which song has been given the most plays. Christmas time is upon us - which means seasonal songs can be heard on every corner, and your shopping trips will be soundtracked by the likes of Wizzard , Band Aid , Elton John , Slade , Shaky and all the usual suspects. The late George Michael and his musical partner Andrew Ridgeley released this seasonal classic in Noddy Holder's evergreen Christmas tune was originally issued in and has been around ever since. Roy Wood's sleigh-belled strewn song went head to head in the charts with Slade's Merry Xmas Everybody in Mariah recorded a whole album of Christmas songs in but this favourite only topped the US charts in December Rea's seasonal ode to travel only made No 53 on its original release in , but has remained popular ever since. Still a landmark Christmas song - the stars of came out to raise money for the Ethiopian famine relief fund. After having a mammoth year in with hits like Rasputin, the German disco group topped the Christmas charts with this medley. Originally written in , the most famous version of this classic was by the much-loved US singer Nat "King" Cole in
To do this, Hickey looked at the most recently-played songs on iHeartMedia radio stations that only play holiday music this time of year. Hickey looked at 8, songs from 70 radio stations. The top 53 songs account for 90 percent of all the songs. How come we never hear any christmas songs about the thousands and thousands of young children who were brutally and savagely murdered the same night??? Or at least some pro King propaganda for Herod the Great then??